Who Is John Elton’s Husband? David Furnish Bio, Wiki, Age, Wife, Kids, Spouse, Net Worth, Rocketman and Movies

Who Is John Elton’s Husband? David Furnish Biography and Wiki

Born on October 25, 1982, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, David Furnish is a Canadian filmmaker and former advertising executive. Furnish is well known as the husband of an English musician, Sir Elton John. 

David Furnish Age: How Old is David Furnish?

David James Furnish is 57 years old as of 2020, he was born on October 25, 1962, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He celebrates his birthday every October 25th of every year and his birth sign is Scorpio.

David Furnish Height

Furnish stands at a height of 5ft 8inches(1.73m).

David Furnish Education

Furnish is a graduate of the Sir John A. Macdonald Collegiate Institute in 1981. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Honours Business Administration from the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario in London, Ontario in 1985.

David Furnish Parents and Siblings

Furnish’s parents are Gladys Furnish and Jack Furnish. His father, Jack Furnish, is a director at the Bristol-Myers pharmaceutical company. Additionally, David has grown up alongside his older brother, John, and a younger brother, Peter.

David Furnish Wife: Who Is David Furnish Married to?

Furnish began a relationship with Elton John in 1993. Elton proposed to David in May 2005 at a dinner party with friends and family in Old Windsor. On December 21, 2005, Furnish and Elton entered into a civil partnership.

It was also the first day that civil partnerships could be performed in Windsor, Berkshire, England. David and Furnish got married after LGBT became legal in England and Wales in March 2014. The duo tied the knot on December 21st, 2014 in Windsor, Berkshire, the ninth anniversary of their civil partnership.

David Furnish Spouse: Elton John

Furnish is married to Elton John. Elton John (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight) is an English singer, songwriter, pianist, and composer. His tribute single “Candle in the Wind 1997”, rewritten in dedication to Diana, Princess of Wales, sold over 33 million copies worldwide and is the best-selling single in the history of the UK and US singles charts.

Elton John is 73 years old as of 2019, he was born on March 25, 1947, in Pinner, Middlesex, England. He celebrates his birthday every March 25 of every year.

David Furnish Kids

Furnish and John has two children both born under surrogacy. David’s first child is Zachary Jackson Levon Furnish-John born in December 2010 in California. In January 2010, David and Elton welcomed their second son, Elijah Joseph Daniel Furnish-John.

David Furnish Net Worth

The Canadian filmmaker and John Elton’s husband, David Furnish, has an estimated net worth of $50 million which includes his assets, liabilities, and money. His primary source of income is his career as a filmmaker. Through his various sources of income, Ponder has been able to accumulate a good fortune but prefers to lead a modest lifestyle.

David Furnish Measurements and Facts

Here are some interesting facts and body measurements you should know about David:

David Furnish Bio and Wiki

  • Full Names: David James Furnish
  • Popular As: David Furnish
  • Gender: Male
  • Occupation / Profession: Filmmaker and Former Advertising Executive
  • Nationality: Canadian
  • Race / Ethnicity: White
  • Religion: Updating
  • Sexual Orientation: Gay

David Furnish Birthday

  • Age / How Old?: 57 years old as of 2020
  • Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
  • Date of Birth: October 25, 1962
  • Place of Birth: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Birthday: October 25

David Furnish Body Measurements

  • Body Measurements: Updating
  • Height / How Tall?: 5ft 8inches(1.73m)
  • Weight: Updating
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown
  • Shoe Size: Updating

David Furnish Family and Relationship

  • Father (Dad): Jack Furnish
  • Mother: Gladys Furnish
  • Siblings (Brothers): John and Peter
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Husband/Spouse: Married to John Elton
  • Dating / Boyfriend: Not Applicable
  • Children:  Sons (Zachary Jackson Levon Furnish-John, Elijah Joseph Daniel Furnish-John)

David Furnish Networth and Salary

  • Net Worth: $50 Million
  • Salary: Under Review
  • Source of Income: Filmmaker and Former Advertising Executive

David Furnish House and Cars

  • Place of living: To be Updated
  • Cars: Car Brand to be Updated

David Furnish Filmmaker

At first, David was recruited by the advertising agency Ogilvy & Mather. Later on, David was transferred to the London, England office and he was also appointed to their Board. Currently, David serves as a contributing editor for Tatler magazine and also a regular columnist for Interview and GQ.

Additionally, David serves as the co-chief of Rocket Pictures alongside his husband, Sir John Elton. Also, Furnish serves on the board of the Elton John AIDS Foundation. In 2015, he was named one of GQs 50 best-dressed men in Britain.

David Furnish Rocketworld

Rocketman follows Sir Elton as he meets his collaborator Bernie Taupin and through his big break in the US, as well as his struggles with addiction and relationship with manager John Reid. Dexter Fletcher has explained why David Furnish does not feature in the biopic about his husband Sir Elton John.

“We didn’t want the film to outstay its welcome and he (Sir Elton) is a young boy, he’s not very happy, he finds music and love and success, and he’s happy and then those things become a complete burden and he’s unhappy, he becomes an alcoholic and he gets better again, he’s happy.


David Furnish Movies and TV Shows


  • Elton John: Tantrums & Tiaras; director (1997)
  • Women Talking Dirty; producer (1999)
  • Desert Flower; co-producer (1999)
  • Kofi Annan: Center of the Storm; executive producer (2002)
  • Fame and Fashion: Inside Gucci – Sex and Fashion; director, scriptwriter (2002)
  • Fame and Fashion: Inside Versace – Fame and Fashion; director, scriptwriter (2002)
  • It’s a Boy Girl Thing; producer (2006)
  • Pride and Predator; producer (announced 2009)
  • Gnomeo & Juliet; producer (2011)
  • Billy Elliot the Musical Live; executive producer (2014)
  • Virtuoso; executive producer (2015)
  • Sherlock Gnomes; producer (2018)
  • Rocketman; producer (2019)

TV Shows

  • Spectacle: Elvis Costello with…; producer (2008)

Frequently Asked Questions About David Furnish

Who is David Furnish?

David Furnish is an acclaimed filmmaker and a former advertising executive who gained extensive recognition as the husband of an English musician, Sir Elton John.

How old is David Furnish?

David is a Canadian national born on October 25, 1962, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

How tall is David Furnish?

David stands at a height of 5ft 8inches(1.73m).

Is David Furnish married?

Yes, he is married to Elton John and they tied the knot on December 21st, 2014 in Windsor, Berkshire, the ninth anniversary of their civil partnership.

How much is Furnish worth?

David has an approximate net worth of $50 million. This amount has been accrued from his leading roles in the entertainment industry.

Where does David live?

Because of security reasons, Furnish has not shared his precise location of residence. We will immediately update this information if we get the location and images of his house.

Is Furnish dead or alive?

David is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of him being sick or having any health-related issues.

Where is David now?

David Furnish is a Canadian filmmaker and former advertising executive. Furnish is well known as the husband of an English musician, Sir Elton John.

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